restore emails from backup cd

  snorkel 18:28 04 Nov 04
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Hi,
Had to reinstall outlook express in xp with SP2.Have all my emails backup on cd.How do I restore them to the correct folder?Followed the path C:\Documents and Settings\xxxxx\Local Settings\Application Data\Identities\{558C2A3F-AD1B-48A3-8086-CC4412CB25F4}\Microsoft\Outlook Express.and tried to move + copy but no luck.
Thanks in advance.

  sortof 19:20 04 Nov 04

Hello. I believe you should be able to create a new folder, say on the desktop, and call it mail -eg, then copy your mails into that; then go to O/express ...tools...options...maintenance..store folder...click change...then browse to the folder you created on desktop.

  snorkel 20:57 04 Nov 04

Many Thanks Sortof...all sorted

  sortof 18:25 05 Nov 04

OK - glad that worked for you.

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